2018 Kahlo Select Qualifying Series #2 Anglers

2018 Kahlo Select Qualifying Series #2 Anglers

It will change how you fish!

Kahlo Select Series #2 Details

  • 24 Anglers - 2 Qualifying Rounds 1 Championship
  • Each Qualifying Round will have 12 Anglers
  • Top 6 Anglers in each Qualifying Round Advance to Championship
  • Bottom 6 Anglers in each Qualifying Round are Eliminated
  • Championship:* 1st $2,700, 2nd $1,000, 3rd $500, 4th $300
  • No Payout in Qualifying Rounds
  • *Payout is only in the Championship and is based on 24 Anglers Competing
  • Ranking based on 2017 performance

Rules FAQs

Format

  • Each Boat will have 1 Angler,
    1 Boat Official
  • Real Time Scoring / Penalties
  • Location Announced 48 hours Prior
  • All Scorable Fish Count
  • Bass Must Weigh 1lb or More
  • Three 2 hour Periods
  • Points Sereis - Kalho Challenge Kup

Kahlo Select Series 2 Championship

July 22, 2018 - Crooked Lake, Angola, IN

12 Anglers Competing - 1st $2,700, 2nd $1,000, 3rd $500, 4th $300

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Bud Tonkel

Ranked #23

ILF Angler Bud Tonkel

1st Place
18 lb 11 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 20 yrs
  • Rig: Ranger 522vx Mercury 225
  • Favorite Angler: Greg Hackney
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Granola Bars
  • Series Fished: Angola Hawg Hunters, 2017 Indiana State Team
  • Occupation: Dry Dock Marine
  • From: Ashley, IN

Shawn Burton

Ranked #44

ILF Angler Shawn Burton

2nd Place
12 lb 01 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 22 yrs
  • Rig: CHAMPION / MERCURY
  • Favorite Angler: Jacob Wheeler
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Cold Pizza
  • Series Fished: Cabelas NABC, USA Bassin, B.A.S.S. Northern & Southern Opens, Local and Regional Open
  • Occupation: 5N8 Graphics & Apparel, Owner - Bullpen Baseball & Softball Academy
  • From: Frankfort, Indiana

Gary Barnes Jr

Ranked #8

ILF Angler Gary Barnes Jr

3rd Place
11 lb 04 oz
Penalties: 5 min

  • Competitive Fishing 20yrs
  • Rig: Nitro Z9 250hp Mercury
  • Favorite Angler: Mike Iconelli
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Jack Links teriyaki beef jerky
  • Series Fished: Richmond Bass Club and USA Bassin
  • Occupation: Route Sales Manager for Interstate Batteries Richmond location
  • From: Richmond, IN

Josh McDermott

Ranked #40

ILF Angler Josh McDermott

4th Place
9 lb 04 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 22 yrs
  • Rig: Skeeter FX20
    Yamaha VMax 250
  • Favorite Angler: Jacob Wheeler
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: I just fish
  • Series Fished: ILF2015/16/17, Inaugural Champion, White River Bassmasters, Local Jackpots
  • Occupation: Owner - CTSI, a local telecommunications contractor
  • From: Fishers, IN

Michael Estep

Ranked #58

ILF Angler Michael Estep

5th Place
4 lb 14 oz
Penalties: 2 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 2 yrs
  • Rig:Triton TR196 150 Mercury
  • Favorite Angler: Seth Feider
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Granola Bars
  • Series Fished: Anglers Dream, R and B
  • Occupation: IBEW Local 305
  • From: Columbia City, IN

Scott Delpha

Ranked #65

ILF Angler Scott Delpha

6th Place
3 lb 05 oz
Penalties: 0 min

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Aaron Hochstedler

Ranked #5

ILF Angler Aaron Hochstedler

7th Place
3 lb 02 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 28 yrs
  • Rig: BassCat Courar 20
    Mercury 250
  • Favorite Angler: Randy Howell
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Beef Jerkey
  • Series Fished: ILF 2015,2016,2017, Anglers Choice, Indiana Bass Nation Team Trail and IBF
  • Occupation: Millwright
  • From: Greentown, IN

Rob Kelley

Ranked #11

ILF Angler Rob Kelley

8th Place
2 lb 1 oz
Penalties: 2 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 12 yrs
  • Rig: Skeeter FX20 / 250 SHO
  • Favorite Angler: Rick Clunn
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Jerky
  • Series Fished: ILF 2016-17, Fishers of Men, IBF Trail, Top-8's
  • Occupation: Senior Manager / Ryder Logistics
  • From: Indianapolis, IN

Dylan Catlett

Ranked #60

ILF Angler Dylan Catlett

9th Place
2 lb 03 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 6 yrs
  • Rig: Skeeter FX20 Yamaha 250
  • Favorite Angler: Brandon Palaniuk
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Beef Jerky
  • Series Fished: IBC, Buckeye BFL, LBL, Purdue College Team
  • Occupation: Operations Manager Blair Logistics
  • From: Indianapolis, IN

Jami Young

Ranked #31

ILF Angler Jami Young

10th Place
2 lb 02 oz
Penalties: 4 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 4 yrs
  • Rig: Ranger 521 Comanche Mercury 250
  • Favorite Angler: Gerald Swindle
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Pringles and Peach Tea
  • Series Fished: Anglers Choice, R & B, US Bassin, River Wednesdays, Livin the Dream
  • Occupation: HS Math Teacher
  • From: Elkhart, IN

Michael Weaver

Ranked #19

ILF Angler Michael Weaver

11th Place
1 lb 06 oz
Penalties: 2 min

  • Competitive Fish: 17 yrs
  • Rig: Lund 202 / Mercury 300
  • Favorite Angler: KVD
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Snickers
  • Series Fished: ILF 2017, Fishers of Men, FLW Stren/Everstart, Bassmaster Opens, Anglers Dream, USA Bassin
  • Occupation: Entrepreneur: Zoomers RV
  • From: Wabash, IN

Fred Claar

Ranked #28

ILF Angler Fred Claar

12th Place
1 lb 05 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fish: 11+ Yrs
  • Rig:
  • Favorite Angler: Mike Iaconelli
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Deer Jerky
  • Series Fished: ILF 2017, Local opens , Monday night Kokomo Bullseye Trail
  • Occupation: Relief operator , BraunAbility
  • From: Lake Bruce, IN

Kahlo Select Series 2 Qualifying Round 1

June 10, 2018 - Stone & Pine Lake, La Port, IN

12 Anglers Competing Top 6 Advance to Championship

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Rob Kelley

Ranked #9

ILF Angler Rob Kelley

Advanced
16 lb 04 oz
Penalties: 2 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 12 yrs
  • Rig: Skeeter FX20 / 250 SHO
  • Favorite Angler: Rick Clunn
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Jerky
  • Series Fished: ILF 2016-17, Fishers of Men, IBF Trail, Top-8's
  • Occupation: Senior Manager / Ryder Logistics
  • From: Indianapolis, IN

Bud Tonkel

Not Ranked

ILF Angler Bud Tonkel

Advanced
16 lb 03 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 20 yrs
  • Rig: Ranger 522vx Mercury 225
  • Favorite Angler: Greg Hackney
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Granola Bars
  • Series Fished: Angola Hawg Hunters, 2017 Indiana State Team
  • Occupation: Dry Dock Marine
  • From: Ashley, IN

Fred Claar

Ranked #24

ILF Angler Fred Claar

Advanced
12 lb 12 oz
Penalties: 2 min

  • Competitive Fish: 11+ Yrs
  • Rig:
  • Favorite Angler: Mike Iaconelli
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Deer Jerky
  • Series Fished: ILF 2017, Local opens , Monday night Kokomo Bullseye Trail
  • Occupation: Relief operator , BraunAbility
  • From: Lake Bruce, IN

Michael Weaver

Ranked #12

ILF Angler Michael Weaver

Advanced
12 lb 09 oz
Penalties: 2 min

  • Competitive Fish: 17 yrs
  • Rig: Lund 202 / Mercury 300
  • Favorite Angler: KVD
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Snickers
  • Series Fished: ILF 2017, Fishers of Men, FLW Stren/Everstart, Bassmaster Opens, Anglers Dream, USA Bassin
  • Occupation: Entrepreneur: Zoomers RV
  • From: Wabash, IN

Aaron Hochstedler

Ranked #6

ILF Angler Aaron Hochstedler

Advanced
11 lb 11 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 28 yrs
  • Rig: BassCat Courar 20
    Mercury 250
  • Favorite Angler: Randy Howell
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Beef Jerkey
  • Series Fished: ILF 2015,2016,2017, Anglers Choice, Indiana Bass Nation Team Trail and IBF
  • Occupation: Millwright
  • From: Greentown, IN

Dylan Catlett

Not Ranked

ILF Angler Dylan Catlett

Advanced
10 lb 10 oz
Penalties: 6 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 6 yrs
  • Rig: Skeeter FX20 Yamaha 250
  • Favorite Angler: Brandon Palaniuk
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Beef Jerky
  • Series Fished: IBC, Buckeye BFL, LBL, Purdue College Team
  • Occupation: Operations Manager Blair Logistics
  • From: Indianapolis, IN

Michael Blanch

Ranked #22

ILF Angler Michael Blanch

Eliminated
8 lb 08 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 27 yrs
  • Rig: Ranger 521C Evinrude G2 250
  • Favorite Angler: Skeet Reese
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Pop Tarts
  • Series Fished: ILF 2016 - 2017, IBF, BFL Hoosier Div.,Hoosier Open Seniors, BASS Southern Opens
  • Occupation: Greens keeper,mower. Lakeview Greens
  • From: Yorktown, IN

Matt Jones

Ranked #35

ILF Angler Matt Jones

Eliminated
7 lb 06 oz
Penalties: 2 min

  • Competitive Fish: 21 yrs
  • Rig: 520 Ranger / 225 Mercury
  • Favorite Angler: Greg Hackney
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Joe's Jerky
  • Series Fished: ILF 2017, Angler's Choice, BFL, IBF, USA Bassin
  • Occupation: Engineer / Reishauer USA
  • From: Kokomo, IN

Matt Krieg

Not Ranked

ILF Angler Matt Krieg

Eliminated
5 lb 09 oz
Penalties: 2 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 20yrs
  • Rig: 202 Blazer / 225 Yamaha
  • Favorite Angler: Gerald Swindle
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Snows Beef jerky
  • Series Fished: IBF, Anglers Choice
  • Occupation: Crane Tech. Hoosier Crane
  • From: Kokomo, IN

Tyler Lloyd

Ranked #19

ILF Angler Tyler Lloyd

Eliminated
3 lb 14 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fish: 10 yrs
  • Rig: Ranger R80 Sport / Mercury 150
  • Favorite Angler: Jason Christie and Andy Montgomery
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Gatorade and peanut butter crackers
  • Series Fished: ILF 2017, USA basin, club opens, IBF, BASS State Finals
  • Occupation: Electrician for Electric Today
  • From: Pendleton, IN

Mike Foster

Not Ranked

ILF Angler Mike Foster

Eliminated
1 lb 14 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 18 yrs
  • Rig: Cobra Coos A201 Mercury XS250
  • Favorite Angler: Gerald Swindle
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Jerky or Trail Mix
  • Series Fished: Bassmasters Weekend Series, BFL’s, USA Bassin, local jackpot tourneys
  • Occupation: Eli Lilly
  • From: Terre Haute, IN

George Dugger

Not Ranked

ILF Angler George Dugger

Eliminated
0 lb 0 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 1 yrs
  • Rig: Ranger Z521C Mercury 250 ProXS
  • Favorite Angler: Keith Poche
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Ham & Cheese / Gatorade
  • Series Fished: Hoosier Open Seniors
  • Occupation: Certified Welder Altec Industries
  • From: Anderson, IN

Kahlo Select Series 2 Qualifying Round 2

June 30, 2018 - Bruce Lake, Kewanna, IN

12 Anglers Competing Top 6 Advance to Championship

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Gary Barnes Jr

Not Ranked

ILF Angler Gary Barnes Jr

Advanced
19 lb 00 oz
Penalties: 4 min

  • Competitive Fishing 20yrs
  • Rig: Nitro Z9 250hp Mercury
  • Favorite Angler: Mike Iconelli
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Jack Links teriyaki beef jerky
  • Series Fished: Richmond Bass Club and USA Bassin
  • Occupation: Route Sales Manager for Interstate Batteries Richmond location
  • From: Richmond, IN

Jami Young

Ranked #52

ILF Angler Jami Young

Advanced
11 lb 00 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 4 yrs
  • Rig: Ranger 521 Comanche Mercury 250
  • Favorite Angler: Gerald Swindle
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Pringles and Peach Tea
  • Series Fished: Anglers Choice, R & B, US Bassin, River Wednesdays, Livin the Dream
  • Occupation: HS Math Teacher
  • From: Elkhart, IN

Josh McDermott

Ranked #51

ILF Angler Josh McDermott

Advanced
8 lb 11 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 22 yrs
  • Rig: Skeeter FX20
    Yamaha VMax 250
  • Favorite Angler: Jacob Wheeler
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: I just fish
  • Series Fished: ILF2015/16/17, Inaugural Champion, White River Bassmasters, Local Jackpots
  • Occupation: Owner - CTSI, a local telecommunications contractor
  • From: Fishers, IN

Shawn Burton

Not Ranked

ILF Angler Shawn Burton

Advanced
8 lb 03 oz
Penalties: 2 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 22 yrs
  • Rig: CHAMPION / MERCURY
  • Favorite Angler: Jacob Wheeler
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Cold Pizza
  • Series Fished: Cabelas NABC, USA Bassin, B.A.S.S. Northern & Southern Opens, Local and Regional Open
  • Occupation: 5N8 Graphics & Apparel, Owner - Bullpen Baseball & Softball Academy
  • From: Frankfort, Indiana

Michael Estep

Not Ranked

ILF Angler Michael Estep

Advanced
6 lb 14 oz
Penalties: 2 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 2 yrs
  • Rig:Triton TR196 150 Mercury
  • Favorite Angler: Seth Feider
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Granola Bars
  • Series Fished: Anglers Dream, R and B
  • Occupation: IBEW Local 305
  • From: Columbia City, IN

Scott Delpha

Ranked #81

ILF Angler Scott Delpha

Advanced
3 lb 14 oz
Penalties: 0 min

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Jason Kiser

Ranked #27

ILF Angler Jason Kiser

Eliminated
2 lb 13 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 4 yrs
  • Rig: 2017 Ranger Z520
    Mercury 250 Pro XS
  • Favorite Angler: Gerald Swindle
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Little Debbie oatmeal pie
  • Series Fished: Anglers Choice, Anglers Dream, USA Bassin, ILF 2017
  • Occupation: Director of Construction Grand Industrial LLC
  • From: Noblesville, IN

Jim Miller

Ranked #12

ILF Angler Jim Miller

Eliminated
2 lb 08 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 12 yrs
  • Rig: Ranger 521vx / Yamaha 225
  • Favorite Angler: KVD
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Bobby Adams roll ups
  • Series Fished: ILF 2015 / 2016, Anglers Choice, IBF, IBC, USA Bassin, Hendrick County Bassmaster
  • Occupation: Co Owner Brownsburg Auto Center
  • From: Pittsboro, IN

Gary Straber

Ranked #8

ILF Angler Gary Straber

Eliminated
2 lb 01 oz
Penalties: 10 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 37 yrs
  • Rig:Nitor 898
    Mercury 200
  • Favorite Angler: Gerald Swindle
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Star Crunch (but only after a limit)
  • Series Fished: ILF 2015/16/17, Federation (80's/90's),BFL, Fishers of Men, Angler's Dream, USA Bassin
  • Occupation: Sales Rep Edlo Sales and Engineering
  • From: Indianapolis, IN

Damon Woodard

Ranked #1

ILF Angler Damon Woodard

Eliminated
2 lb 01 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fish: 10 yrs
  • Rig:
  • Favorite Angler: Brent Ehrler and Chad Pipkens
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Peanut Butter and Jelly
  • Series Fished: ILF 2017, BFL, R and B Circuit, Fulton County Opens, BASS State Finals, FLW Top 8
  • Occupation: Production at Forest River
  • From: Warsaw, IN

John Naviaux

Ranked #66

ILF Angler John Naviaux

Eliminated
0 lb 00 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 22yrs
  • Rig: 2011 Lowe Stinger 175
    Mercury 90hp Command Thrust
  • Favorite Angler: Bill Dance
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: my wife packs my lunch
  • Series Fished: West indy bass club / USA bassin
  • Occupation: President Indy Gutters / President Seamless Restoration
  • From: Indianapolis IN

Randy Kafka

Ranked #33

ILF Angler Randy Kafka

Eliminated
0 lb 00 oz
Penalties: 0 min

  • Competitive Fishing: 21 yrs
  • Rig: R81 Sport Ranger
    150 Mercury
  • Favorite Angler: Gerwald Swindle and Ott DeFoe
  • Favorite on the Water Snack: Beef Sticks and Gatorade
  • Series Fished: ILF 2017, Angler Choice,R&B Bass Circuit,Smac, Michigan TBF State
  • Occupation: Owner of B&N Custom Baits / Lippert Components
  • From: Elkhart, IN